Lazard is the preeminent financial advisor to governments and other sovereign entities around the world. We provide clients with tailored and innovative guidance on all aspects of public sector operations, including policy and financial issues.
Our team is a remarkably stable and influential group with a wealth of personal experience. It includes senior bankers, former lawyers, and former high-level civil servants from national treasuries and central banks. We have gathered experience and relationships in advising more than 40 sovereign clients across every continent in the last 30 years.